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Economie des langues

"We have to raise a profile of the needs for languages in business"

Mis à jour : 14 Sep 2011

French, Dutch, Greek and a little Mandarin: possessing at least elementary knowledge of these foreign languages, Peter Mathews’s credentials as a genuine supporter and promoter of multilingualism can hardly be doubted.

While travelling throughout the world for his company and as an official in the field of recycling, the Chairman and Managing Director of Black Country Metals Ltd, UK, has learned a great deal about the art of communication, for him the most fundamental business skill of all. Strongly committed to multilingualism and language as a business tool, he also contributes to political decisions on a national and European level. He serves as an advisor for the British government and is a member of the European advisory board for multilingualism. Read more...